syria

Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Fan reaction: 'Maybe Kruse wasn't our biggest problem'

Australia are through to the Round of 16 in a match that aged us all "about 10 years". No surprises that the fan reaction was about as diverse as the performances. 16 Jan 2019
Mabil: 'I'm the man for the people'

Mabil: 'I'm the man for the people'

It may have been by the skin of their teeth and the hair on their proverbials, but the Socceroos are through and they have a new hero "for the people" in the making. 16 Jan 2019
Syria woes are all bloody Bernd's fault

Syria woes are all bloody Bernd's fault

Defender Ahmad Al-Saleh has laid the blame for Syria's struggling Asian Cup campaign squarely at the feet at axed head coach Bernd Stange. 15 Jan 2019
Socceroos hunt for Syria's weak spot

Socceroos hunt for Syria's weak spot

Socceroos backroom staff are trawling though hours of video footage in the hunt for a weak spot in Syria's tactics for Australia to exploit tomorrow night. 14 Jan 2019
Mabil: I'm afraid for Syria

Mabil: I'm afraid for Syria

Awer Mabil believes Syria should be afraid of a confident Socceroos side when they meet in the Asian Cup. 12 Jan 2019
Stange gone as Jordan sink Syria

Stange gone as Jordan sink Syria

Syria have sacked coach Bernd Stange after Jordan recorded back-to-back wins to go through to the Asian Cup knockout stages with a 2-0 win over Syria. 11 Jan 2019
Stange unhappy after Syrian draw

Stange unhappy after Syrian draw

Syria coach Bernd Stange was left rueing a missed chance after his team were held to a 0-0 draw with Palestine. 8 Jan 2019
Syria and Palestine play out goalless draw

Syria and Palestine play out goalless draw

Syria have been held to a 0-0 draw by 10-men Palestine in the Asian Cup, leaving the Socceroos rooted to the bottom of Group B. 7 Jan 2019
Asian Cup 2019 Preview - all you need to know about Group B

Asian Cup 2019 Preview - all you need to know about Group B

Click above to see our two minute guide to Australia’s opponents in Group B - Syria, Jordan and Palestine. 6 Jan 2019
Socceroos to face strong Syrian crowd

Socceroos to face strong Syrian crowd

Australia are set to face a sold-out stadium packed with Syrian fans in their final Group B match at the Asian Cup. 4 Jan 2019
Stange out to put smiles on Syrian faces

Stange out to put smiles on Syrian faces

Bernd Stange says his target is to bring some much-needed joy to the Syrian people with the country's 2019 Asian Cup campaign. 1 Jan 2019
Australia's U-23 rivals revealed

Australia's U-23 rivals revealed

Australia will face Korea Republic, Syria and Vietnam in Group D of the AFC U-23 Championship China 2018. 25 Oct 2017
ON THE SIDELINES: Epic Socceroos pic gallery

ON THE SIDELINES: Epic Socceroos pic gallery

We were on the sidelines catching all the drama, before, during and after Australia's crucial World Cup qualifier against Syria - both on and off the pitch. Relive the night here now... 12 Oct 2017
Syrian fans take protests online

Syrian fans take protests online

Despite a fairytale run through the AFC World Cup Qualification stages, Syrian fans have taken to social media to protest what they believe to be 'arbitration' in favour of the Socceroos. 11 Oct 2017
Mooy: Of course I was angry to not start

Mooy: Of course I was angry to not start

Socceroos English Premier League star Aaron Mooy has admitted that being benched for last night’s World Cup qualifier against Syria made him angry. 11 Oct 2017
Ange: Timmy would’ve belted me if I took him off

Ange: Timmy would’ve belted me if I took him off

Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou has called two goal hero Tim Cahill a freak and says the striker would’ve belted him if he was substituted in last night's World Cup qualifier against Syria. 11 Oct 2017